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Cracked Bolete

Observed: 21st August 2013 By: LittorellaLittorella’s reputation in Fungi and LichensLittorella’s reputation in Fungi and LichensLittorella’s reputation in Fungi and LichensLittorella’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:

Cap coffee coloured with cracks showing apricot. Yellow tubes. Pores and outside of stem easily bruising blue. Stem pale yellow flesh, with yellow at top and red at base. Pores tear rather than split. Flesh bruising blue throughout, with deep red at base of stipe.

Identifications

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    Likely ID
    Xerocomellus cisalpinus
    Confidence: It might be this.
    ID agreements (): 2 People
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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

marksteer's picture

Try Boletus cisalpinus! Looks

Try Boletus cisalpinus! Looks like Xercomellus Genus has been abandoned.

The more I know the more I realise I don't know